The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Letchworth with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Hertfordshire / Letchworth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 21.43% 6.82% 17.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.43% 8.33% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 6
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Letchworth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Letchworth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 84 36 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth 100.00% 81.82% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 71 32 36
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% +8.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Letchworth citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Letchworth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Letchworth.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Letchworth

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Letchworth over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Letchworth region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) Java
3 20 (76.92%) Tomcat
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
5 16 (61.54%) Oracle
6 15 (57.69%) HTML
6 15 (57.69%) JIRA
6 15 (57.69%) Selenium
7 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 14 (53.85%) CSS
8 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
8 11 (42.31%) Degree
9 9 (34.62%) JUnit
10 8 (30.77%) Spring
11 7 (26.92%) Linux
12 6 (23.08%) QA
12 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
12 6 (23.08%) E-business
12 6 (23.08%) JMeter
12 6 (23.08%) HP
12 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
12 6 (23.08%) XML
12 6 (23.08%) Windows
12 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
12 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
13 5 (19.23%) SaaS
13 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (76.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) JIRA
1 15 (57.69%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) JUnit
3 6 (23.08%) JMeter
3 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
3 6 (23.08%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
1 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) QA Tester
2 6 (23.08%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) Spring
4 6 (23.08%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) XSLT
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) E-business
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
1 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
1 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Presales
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Ada
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft